Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.3"||1002.53 mi||west||0° 11' 16.2"||12.91 mi||north||1002.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 04.5"||783.70 mi||east||4° 30' 36.5"||309.89 mi||north||843.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santarém||Sat 8:14 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm||WNW|
|São Félix do Xingu||Sat 8:14 AM||345 km||215 miles||186 nm||S|
|Belém||Sat 8:14 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||ENE|
|Manaus||Sat 7:14 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||W|
|Cayenne||Sat 8:14 AM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm||N|
|Paramaribo||Sat 8:14 AM||1095 km||680 miles||591 nm||NNW|
|Georgetown||Sat 7:14 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia||Sat 8:14 AM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm||SSE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 8:14 AM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm||E|
|Salvador||Sat 8:14 AM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm||SE|
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